This secondary education lesson covers ocean currents, how they work and what affects them. This Powerpoint contains many visuals, notes, videos and questions to stimulate all types of academic learners. The questions at the beginning of the Powerpoint get the students thinking and ready for the material about to be presented. The videos and questions throughout break up the routine note taking process and reconfirm the knowledge the students are taking in.
**I Have my students write the text in RED.
Topics Covered in this Lesson:
What Affects Ocean Currents
How Do Different Currents Form
-Sun's power to create currents
-Convection currents (energy transfer)
What Is Upwelling
-How it is created
-Importance to marine life
What Do Ocean Currents Transfer
-Water molecule path
-Website Link following the journey of bath toys lost overboard
~Thank you, Cerebral Science~